Meaning of “point (sth/sb) out” in the English Dictionary


"point (sth/sb) out" in English

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point (sth/sb) out

phrasal verb with point uk /pɔɪnt/ us /pɔɪnt/ verb

to make a person notice someone or something, sometimes by holding up one of your fingers towards him, her, or it:

If you see her, please point her out to me.
The tour guide pointed out the inscription that runs round the inside of the dome.

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(Definition of “point (sth/sb) out” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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